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Chelsea to make fresh move for PSG star?

Chelsea to make fresh move for PSG star?

Chelsea to make fresh move for PSG star?

Chelsea want Marquinhos

Chelsea are planning to revive their interest in Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos, according to Fichajes.

The Blues tried to sign the Brazil international last summer. They were willing to pay a club-record £100m fee.

However, Paris Saint-Germain did not entertain any offers while Marquinhos was also happy to stay with them.

Despite this, the Blues are still interested in his services, and they could make a fresh raid at the end of the campaign.

Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen could leave the Blues for free next summer with their contracts expiring.

Both players have shown a reluctance to sign new deals while there is also uncertainty over Cesar Azpilicueta's future.

Azpilicueta has been with the Blues for nearly a decade, but he has fallen down the pecking order in recent months.

James has been preferred ahead of him for the right wing-back role while he faces plenty of competition in central defence.

The injury to Trevoh Chalobah could boost his game time, but he has been linked with a move to Barcelona next summer.

Azpilicueta's contract also expires in June next year. The Blues are planning to propose a year's extension for the Spaniard.